Francesca Defty (2010 Leaver) – International Modelling Career

Francesca Defty was a student at MTGS who finished Sixth Form in 2010. Since then, she has gone on to become an international model and recently gave us an update on her incredible achievements: My modelling career has allowed me to travel all over the world and I am on the books at several International […]

Paul Nanson (1983 Leaver) – From CCF to the Desert Rats….

I remember the School Careers Advisor briefing me on the results of my assessment in the small library just off the main entrance hall. He said that I should consider a career in either agriculture or the uniformed services. Bad news for some who had maybe hoped for Medicine or Law; excellent news for me […]

Patrick Snell (1986 Leaver) – from Radio City to CNN

From Radio City to CNN Just how the years have flown by! It seems but a moment ago that the Reverend Dennis Smith was taking our First Eleven cricket team to new heights. While there’s no doubt I developed admirably as a player under his astute guidance, it was quite clear that I was never […]

Mike Matthews – Old Boy (1953-1957)

Michael (Mike) Matthews – A Tribute I tried to make this light hearted and witty (that’s what dad was like, a quirky sense of humour) but I’m not sure that I‘ve quite managed that!! Many people have told me they thought he was a lovely, cheeky, gentleman and they would be absolutely right.  Rarely, would someone walk […]